Cofense finds sustained increase in phishing lures targeting UK users imitating HMRC, Lloyds Bank and HSBC

Since this April, Cofense Intelligence™ has observed a sustained increase in the financially motivated targeting of UK-based users with phishing lures imitating HMRC, Lloyds Bank, and HSBC. The most common final payloads delivered by these campaigns are designed to compromise victims’ financial Continue reading Cofense finds sustained increase in phishing lures targeting UK users imitating HMRC, Lloyds Bank and HSBC

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Millions at risk from Dixons Carphone data breach – Cofense comments

Dixons Carphone has announced the unauthorised access to 5.9 million cards in one of its processing systems. An additional 1.2 million non-financial personal records were also compromised. Aaron Higbee, CTO and cofounder at Cofense (previously PhishMe) comments: “The breach suffered Continue reading Millions at risk from Dixons Carphone data breach – Cofense comments

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An Up to Date Cyber Security ‘Super Guide’ to Help Businesses

This is a repost. You can find the original source of this article at: https://www.fidusinfosec.com/ultimate-cyber-security-guide-for-businesses/  ULTIMATE CYBER SECURITY GUIDE FOR BUSINESSES For today’s executives, senior managers, and entrepreneurs, the online world offers amazing opportunities to connect with new customers, open up Continue reading An Up to Date Cyber Security ‘Super Guide’ to Help Businesses

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Cofense launches new cloud security service, CloudSeeker, to address security risks around shadow IT

Cofense™ has announced its new free cloud discovery utility –  CloudSeeker. The tool helps organisations understand what SaaS applications are in use by an organisation – sanctioned or not – and allows them to identify configured cloud services. CloudSeeker can shine Continue reading Cofense launches new cloud security service, CloudSeeker, to address security risks around shadow IT

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EU budget: €181 million to strengthen the fight against fraud affecting the EU budget

For the next long-term EU budget 2021-2027, the Commission proposes to make €181 million available to support Member States’ efforts to fight fraud, corruption and other irregularities affecting the EU budget. The new EU Anti-Fraud Programme will finance targeted training Continue reading EU budget: €181 million to strengthen the fight against fraud affecting the EU budget

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Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab Partners with Facebook to Combat Disinformation in Democratic Elections

The Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab (@DFRLab) announced a partnership with Facebook to independently monitor disinformation and other vulnerabilities in elections around the world. The effort is part of an initiative to help provide credible research about the role of Continue reading Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab Partners with Facebook to Combat Disinformation in Democratic Elections

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